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The 1,000 Years Deception
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This book evidences the true aspects that underlie the systems which governs us. There are many things we believe to be true, but what if much of what we believe can be exposed as a distorted reality? Significant events from 'hidden' history are brought to the fore with detailed evidence that proves that what we're taught to believe is distinct to the truth. And the truth is far more revealing.
Deverell Gatehouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by MYSTORICAL BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » General
Time has its own echoes… Imogen Webb attempts reconciliation with her estranged husband and his family, while staying in medieval Deverell Gatehouse in rural Hampshire. But the atmospheric gatehouse has a troubled history and the present is shadowed by tragedy. As unexplained occurrences mount up, Imogen begins to realise that its past and present have an extraordinary link.
The Prince and the Pretender
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
To this day, the truth behind the supposed death and reemergence of the first "False" Dmitri remains a mystery. Explore this sordid and tragic tale of Tsarist Russia during the Time of Troubles through the eyes of young Xenia, daughter of Tsar Boris Godunov. Xenia must choose between love, lust, and family in the midst of scandals, war, and tragedy. Her decision will change the fate of all Russia.
Ganja Millionaire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
"This manuscript has the potential to inform and inspire a great number of readers...books of this nature are not all that common" - Editorial Quality Review A well researched work on industrial hemp and medical marijuana opportunities. After reading Ganja Millionaire, you will know the ancient history, modern benefits and uses, potential applications, home based hemp businesses and much more.
The Amazing Adventures of Cholly Blake
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
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A newspaper’s grossly overblown account of a Great Lakes ‘sinking’ dramatically changes a humble sailor’s life in 1879 -- and turns him into a Canadian hero. The fantastical exploits of Cholly Blake include piracy, duels, treasure-hunting, a thrilling raft voyage, terror in a runaway balloon, visits to a vile “sweating den” -- and they nearly trigger an accidental "war" with the United States.
Alexei and Rasputin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
ALEXEI and RASPUTIN gives a face, a personality and a soul...to the boy who carried on his small frame two impossible burdens - heir and hemophiliac. Taken from first person historical accounts, ALEXEI and RASPUTIN is a novel about the boy whose murder changed the course of the world. Due to the unearthing of the tsarevich's remains in 2007, there is renewed interest in the family.
The Sociology of Economic Life
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Quality ebook reprint of a classic work in the social sciences, written by one of the leading scholars on the intersection of two important disciplines: economics and sociology. This is an unabridged republication of the Second Edition of this much-cited study. Presented with care, the ebook edition features such proper digital formatting as: active TOC, linked endnotes, and fully-linked Index.
Judicial Review and the National Political Process: A Functional Reconsideration of the Role of the Supreme Court
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 170,680. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
As constitutional scholar John Nowak noted when it was first released, Choper's classic book "is mandatory reading for anyone seriously attempting to study our constitutional system of government. It is an important assessment of the democratic process and the theoretical and practical role of the Supreme Court." That view is still true today, as borne out by countless cites to it in recent years.
Ernest Douwes Dekker, A Nation Inspired
Series: Historical Indonesian Figures, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,180. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Tempo Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
IN his body flowed Dutch, French, German and Javanese blood, yet François Eugène Douwes Dekker’s spirit was nationalism, rooted among the local population. He was the first person to establish a political party in Indonesia, prompting Dutch colonial officials to brand him dangerous, for his capacity to provoke ‘native’ Indonesians into rebelling.
Amazing but True - Belle of the Ball
Series: Amazing but True, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
With echoes of the dark thing still ringing in her ears, Clara and the Captain travel to Charleston, NC to attend a mid-night ball. Clara is mistaken for the daughter of the newly elected president of the confederacy, which causes many interesting situations. Not everything is at it seems with Mr. Pettygrove, the host of the evening. Clara takes it upon herself to find out his true motives.